Ladies Whose Bright Eyes: A Romance
Place Published: London
Publisher: Constable & Co., Ltd
Date Published: 1911
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 37600
363; pp. Duodecimo [19.5 cm] Brown cloth with gilt stamped titles and decoratively stamped in blind. Twelve pages of publisher's advertisements at the rear. Very good. The spine and covers are mildly bumped, rubbed and scratched. There is a small, light moisture stain ion the top edge of the front endsheet, and there is a prior owner's name on the front free endsheet. The pages at the beginning are lightly foxed. The pages are heavily age-toned. From the collection of Berkeley book collector and letter press printer, John Ruyle, with his notes in pencil on the front free endsheet. Bleiler CFL.
A novel of time travel. The idea came from Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court."